Highland High School teacher Chris Durbin, left, explains how a Freiezo wind power system works to GEMS club member and sophomore Elise LaRose. The GEMS club is set to host a renewable and alternative energy expo at the high school in late November, where they’ll host several energy companies from the Metro East.
Highland High School teacher Chris Durbin, left, explains how a Freiezo wind power system works to GEMS club member and sophomore Elise LaRose. The GEMS club is set to host a renewable and alternative energy expo at the high school in late November, where they’ll host several energy companies from the Metro East. Kavahn Mansouri kmansouri@bnd.com
Highland High School teacher Chris Durbin, left, explains how a Freiezo wind power system works to GEMS club member and sophomore Elise LaRose. The GEMS club is set to host a renewable and alternative energy expo at the high school in late November, where they’ll host several energy companies from the Metro East. Kavahn Mansouri kmansouri@bnd.com

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